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A King in New York
Directed by:
Charlie Chaplin

Starring Charlie Chaplin, Maxine Audley, Jerry Desmonde, Oliver Johnston, Dawn Addams and Joan Ingram, "A King in New York" (also known as "König in New York, Ein", "Re a New York, Un") is a Comedy/Drama film directed by Charlie Chaplin, released on December 21 of 1973 in the USA.

Who directed "A King in New York":

A King in New York was directed by Charlie Chaplin, an English actor, writer, director, producer, and composer.

Before A King in New York, Charlie Chaplin had directed Limelight, released in 1952, Monsieur Verdoux (1947), The Great Dictator (1940), Modern Times (1936), City Lights (1931), and The Circus (1928). Since, he directed A Countess from Hong Kong, released in 1967.

When was "A King in New York" released:

A King in New York was first released in the United States on Friday, December 21, 1973.. This was forty-six (46) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, September 12, 1957 in the United Kingdom and on Friday, August 27, 1976 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "A King in New York":

At the casting of A King in New York we find Charlie Chaplin, previously seen in Limelight (1952) and Monsieur Verdoux (1947); Maxine Audley (The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1957), The Sleeping Tiger (1954)); Jerry Desmonde (Man of the Moment (1955), Trouble in Store (1953)) [ more... ]

  • Joan Ingram and Robert Cawdron can both be seen in The Blood Beast Terror, released in 1968.
  • Oliver Johnston and George Woodbridge also worked together in Raising the Wind, released in 1961.
  • Robert Arden and Alan Gifford also worked together in Ragtime, released in 1981.

What is the Storyline of "A King in New York":

"One of the minor annoyances in modern life is a revolution." Due to a revolution in his country, King Igor Shahdov (Charlie Chaplin) comes to New York City with almost no money, his securities having been stolen by his own Prime Minister. He tries to contact the Atomic Energy Commission with his ideas for using atomic power to create a utopia.

At a dinner party, some of which is televised live (unbeknownst to him,) he reveals he's had some experience in the theater. He's approached to do TV [...]

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